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A Setback in Longmont Will Only Lead to More Victories

Wenonah Hauter | Posted 05.09.2016 | Green
Wenonah Hauter

While it's good to see Big Oil pull the plug on a bad idea, citizens must put pressure on their elected officials to make sure fossil fuels stay in the ground. That's what the residents of Prince George's County in Maryland did this month, convincing the County Council to pass a resolution banning fracking. The vote was unanimous.

State Joins Oil-And-Gas Lawsuit Against City's Fracking Ban

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 07.11.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. The state of Colorado has joined a lawsuit filed by oil-and-gas companies against the city of Longmon...

2013: Ground Zero for Fracking

Wade Norris | Posted 03.05.2013 | Denver
Wade Norris

This November, against all odds, the town of Longmont, Colorado, passed the first Fracking ban in CO. In support of the citizens of Longmont and to inform and encourage other communities in Colorado, Be the Change held a rally and performance event.

5 Rescued After Boat Sinks, Dozens Treated For Hypothermia

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 03.19.2012 | Denver

By Associated Press LONGMONT, Colo. -- Five people are safe after they were rescued by Colorado park rangers when their boat sank in Union Reservoi...

UPDATE: No Felony Charges For TSA Groping Incident

Posted 09.18.2011 | Denver

Prosecutors have decided they will not press felony charges against a woman accused of groping a female Transportation Security Agent. Longmont re...

Longmont Sees Most Significant Growth In Foreign-Born Residents

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Longmont, Colorado had the highest increase in foreign-born population of any major city in Colorado, according to recently-released data from the Cen...

Joe Biden Touts Stimulus At Longmont-Area Company

Boulder Daily Camera | Laura Snider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

UQM Technologies is proof that the federal recovery act is working, Vice President Joe Biden said Friday at the company's new facility just east of Lo...

Anonymous Push Polls: Coming Soon to a Phone Near You?

Luis Toro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Luis Toro

What kinds of polls are actually campaign advertisements? A Colorado court is set to rule on the answer.

Sexual Assault Defendant Requests Life Sentence: "I Don't Know How To Change"

Boulder Daily Camera | John Aguilar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

An 11-year-old boy said his life had been "ruined" by an adult neighbor who sexually assaulted him numerous times at his Longmont apartment two years ...

Rennie Davis 3.0

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Alexia Parks

These days Rennie Davis, one of the Chicago 7, tells listeners from his home base in Longmont that world is "not solid, objective or real, but a psychological construct" whose origin lies within each one of us.